College of Liberal Arts & Sciences



Book Chapters

  • Rubicz, R, P Melton, and MH Crawford (2006) Molecular Markers in Anthropological Genetic Studies. Chapter 6. In: Anthropological Genetics, Cambridge University Press.
  • Crawford, MH (2006) Foundations of Anthropological Genetics. Chapter 1. In: Anthropological Genetics, Cambridge University Press.
  • Crawford, MH (2006) The Importance of Field Research in Anthropological Genetics: Methods, Experiences and Results. Chapter 4. In: Anthropological Genetics, Cambridge University Press.
  • Uttley, M. and M.H. Crawford (2005) Biological Indicators of Functional Age: A Case Study. In: Human Clocks: The Bio-Cultural Meanings of Age. Population, Family, and Society. (eds. C. Sauvain-Dugerdil and N Mascie-Taylor), Peter Lang, Publishers, Bern, pp. 85-123.




  • Michael Balter (2012) "The Peopling Of the Aleutians." Science 335: 158-161.  Abstract | PDF
  • American Association of Human Biology (2012) "Proceedings of the Human Biology Association's 36th Annual Meeting, Hilton Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN." American Journal of Human Biology 24: 93-100.  Abstract | PDF


  • Kristin L. Young, Sun, G., Deka, R., and Crawford, M.H. (2011) "Autosomal short tandem repeat genetic variation of the Basques in Spain." Croatian Medical Journal 52: 372-83. Abstract | PDF
  • Kristin L. Young, Sun, G., Deka, R., and Crawford, M.H. (2011) "Paternal Genetic History of the Basque Population of Spain." Human Biology 83(4):455-475. Abstract | PDF


  • Dixie L. West, O'Rourke, D.H., Crawford, M.H. (2010) "Introduction: Origins and Settlement of the Indigenous Populations of the Aleutian Archipelago." Human Biology October-December 82(5-6): 481-486. Abstract | PDF
  • Anne E. Justice, Rubicz, R.C., Chittoor, G., Jantz, R.L., Crawford, M.H. (2010) "Anthropometric Variation Among Bering Sea Natives." Human Biology October-December 82(5-6): 653-675. Abstract | PDF
  • Michael H. Crawford, Rubicz, R.C., Zlojutro, M. (2010) "Origins of Aleuts and the Genetic Structure of Populations of the Archipelago: Molecular and Archaeological Perspectives." Human Biology October-December 82(5-6): 695-717. Abstract | PDF
  • Rohina C. Rubicz, Zlojutro, M., Sun, G., Spitsyn, V., Deka, R., Young, K.L., Crawford, M.H. (2010) "Genetic Architecture of a Small, Recently Aggregated Aleut Population: Bering Island, Russia." Human Biology October-December 82(5-6): 719-736. Abstract | PDF
  • Orion M. Graf, Zlojutro, M., Rubicz, R.C., Crawford, M.H. (2010) "Surname Distributions and Their Association with Y-Chromosome Markers in the Aleutian Islands." Human Biology October-December 82(5-6): 745-757. Abstract | PDF
  • Denis H. O'Rourke, West, D.L., Crawford, M.H. (2010) "Unangan Past and Present: The Contrasts Between Observed and Inferred Histories." Human Biology June 82(3): 759-764.  Abstract | PDF
  • Michael H. Crawford (2010) "History of Human Biology (1929-2009)." Human Biology June 82(3): 331-342.  Abstract | PDF
  • Phillip E. Melton, M. J. Mosher, R. Rubicz, M. Zlojutro, and M.H. Crawford (2010) "Mitochondrial DNA Diversity in Mennonite Communities from the Midwestern United States." Human Biology June 82(3): 267-289.  Abstract | PDF
  • Irene M. Predazzi, Cristina Martínez-Labarga, Lucia Vecchione, Ruggiero Mango, Cinzia Ciccacci, Francesca Amati, Claudio Ottoni, Michael H. Crawford, Olga Rickards, Francesco Romeo & Giuseppe Novelli (2010) "Population differences in allele frequencies at the OLR1 locus may suggest geographic disparities in cardiovascular risk events." Annals of Human Biology; March-April 37(2): 137-149.  Abstract | PDF
  • Morten Rasmussen, Yingrui Li, Stinus Lindgreen, Jakob Skou Pedersen, Anders Albrechtsen, Ida Moltke, Mait Metspalu, Ene Metspalu, Toomas Kivisild, Ramneek Gupta, Marcelo Bertalan, Kasper Nielsen, M. Thomas P. Gilbert, Yong Wang, Maanasa Raghavan, Paula F. Campos, Hanne Munkholm Kamp, Andrew S. Wilson, Andrew Gledhill, Silvana Tridico, Michael Bunce, Eline Deirdre Lorenzen, Jonas Binladen, Xiaosen Guo, Jing Zhao, Xiuqing Zhang, Hao Zhang, Zhuo Li, Minfeng Chen, Ludovic Orlando, Karsten Kristiansen, Mads Bak, Niels Tommerup, Christian Bendixen, Tracey L. Pierre, Bjarne Grønnow, Morten Meldgaard, Claus Andreasen, Sardana A. Fedorova, Ludmila P. Osipova, Thomas F. G. Higham, Christopher B. Ramsey, Thomas V O Hansen, Finn C. Nielsen, Michael H. Crawford, Søren Brunak, Thomas Sicheritz-Pontén, Richard Villems, Rasmus Nielsen, Anders Krogh, Jun Wang & Eske Willerslev (2010) "Ancient human genome sequence of an extinct Palaeo-Eskimo." Nature 463: 757-762.  Abstract | PDF


  • Devor, Eric J., Ibrokhim Abdurakhmonov, Mark Zlojutro, Meredith P. Millis, Jessica J. Galbraith, Michael H. Crawford, Shukhrat Shermatov, Zabardast Buriev and Abdusattor Abdukarimov (2009) "Gene Flow at the Crossroads of Humanity: mtDNA Sequence Diversity and Alu Insertion Polymorphism Frequencies in Uzbekistan." The Open Genomics Journal 2: 1-11. PDF
  • Schroeder, Kari B, Mattias Jakobsson, Michael H Crawford, Theodore G Schurr, Simina M Boca, Donald F Conrad, Raul Y Tito, Ludmilla P Osipova, Larissa A Tarskaia, Sergey I Zhadanov, Jeffrey D Wall, Jonathan K Pritchard, Ripan S Malhi, David G Smith, Noah A Rosenberg (2009) "Haplotypic background of a private allele at high frequency in the Americas." Molecular Biology and Evolution May 26(5): 995-1016.  Abstract | PDF